Lorry Loader Training Courses

This Lorry Loader training course is for anyone who is required to operate a lorry loader (with a hook, clamshell bucket or hydraulic clamp) in land based or construction industries. Our practical based course will teach trainees how to safely operate the machinery as well as give them a good grounding in their health and safety obligations as an operator.

Courses are conducted on customer premises anywhere in the UK at a date and time to suit you, ensuring any disruption to your working day is kept to an absolute minimum.

If you would like more information on our Lorry Loader courses please feel free to click on the buttons below where you will see how long your course will take and what the course will cover.

Course Content

The primary aim of this course is to ensure that the operators of Lorry Loaders understand and comply with the relevant Health and Safety Regulations. This course complies with the Health and Safety Approved Code of Practice.

Course Overview

Our Lorry Loader Course covers the following:
  • Introduction & Course Aims
  • Current Legislation (Inc LOLER 98)
  • Pre Use Checks & Maintenance
  • Safe Operations of Lorry Loaders
  • Introduction to Work Equipment
  • Basic Slinging & Signals
  • Raising, Transporting & landing a Load
  • Bucket / Grab / Hook
  • Lifting Plans
  • Electricity and Lorry Loaders
  • Theoretical Assessment
  • Practical Training & Assessment